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Board of Health

The Board of Health is comprised of volunteers appointed by the Mayor and Council. The purpose of the Board of Health is to establish policy and protect the health and well-being of the citizens of Bogota. These volunteer residents include medical professionals, as well as a mix of individuals from a broad spectrum of the community.

The Board of Health oversees a full-time Registrar of Vital Statistics.

Meeting Information

The Board of Health meets the second Monday of the following months on the dates listed on the borough website at 7:00 PM. 

Bogota Municipal Building
375 Larch Avenue
Bogota, New Jersey 07603

Health Alerts for Bogota

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Seasonal Influenza

Explore the right precautions to prevent the spread of influenza, like covering your mouth, hand washing, staying home, and getting the flu shot.

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Public Health Priorities for Bogota

Our efforts are informed by the needs of our communities. See how we’re promoting the health and wellness of Bogota through better access to necessary services.

Retail Food Establishment Sanitation Codes

What are Retail Food Establishment Sanitation codes?

Restaurants, caterers, food stalls, food trucks, and online retail food businesses are regulated and licensed by Mid-Bergen Regional Health Commission. As a Retail Food Establishment owner, it is your responsibility to understand and comply with N.J.A.C. 8:24 “Sanitation in Retail Food Establishments and Food and Beverage Vending Machines.” Explore N.J.A.C 8:24 below:

N.J.A.C. 8-24 “Sanitation in Retail Food Establishments, Food and Beverage Vending Machines and Cottage Food Operations”

Submit a plan for a new retail food establishment

Make sure your inspections are in order as you prepare to open your new establishment. Per N.J.A.C. 8:24 – 9.1(c), The health authority shall review these plans and respond accordingly within 30 days of the date of submission.

New Retail Food Establishments – N.J.A.C. 8-24 Plan Review

Review the checklist below as you prepare for your final inspection. Written approval from applicable Municipal Building, Electric, Fire Prevention, and Plumbing Code Officials is required before a pre-operational health inspection by your local health authority.

New Retail Food Establishment – Pre-Operational Requirements

Connect with staff for more information

For questions regarding our services, like immunizations, please contact Mid-Bergen Regional Health Commission.

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MPH, REHS: Bogota

Grant Director

Daniel Dabrowski